The Galveston County Citizen Sheriff's Academy is a 38-hour block of instruction designed to give its graduates a working knowledge of the Sheriff's Office structure and function. The academy is
12 weeks with classes
to be held on Thursday's from 7:00PM to 10:00PM. The training is conducted at a location that is convenient for the participants and the enrollment is limited to 50 per session. Each attendee is allowed to miss 10% of the training. However, if a participant is forced to miss more than 10% arrangements can be made for them to make up the needed class at the next academy so that they may receive their diploma. Deputies, supervisors and personnel with specialized expertise as well as the Criminal District Attorney will provide the instruction.
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For more information please contact (409) 766-2333.